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Policy Directorate: Statistics Release - 3 February 2006

 

7. COMPANY LIQUIDATIONS IN SCOTLAND - INDUSTRIAL ANALYSIS          
                             
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED          
                    2004 2005      
INDUSTRY 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005p   Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4p
                             
                             
AGRICULTURE AND HORTICULTURE 11 5 8 9 2 5 1 3   1 1 0 1 1
                             
MANUFACTURING                            
  Food, drink and tobacco 17 4 4 5 6 6 6 4   3 0 4 0 0
  Chemicals 6 1 3 6 1 0 0 0   0 0 0 0 0
  Metals and engineering 28 15 28 20 24 20 14 16   5 4 5 4 3
  Textiles and clothing 23 32 14 13 14 5 15 4   3 2 1 1 0
  Timber and furniture 18 9 5 5 15 1 5 2   2 1 0 0 1
  Paper, printing and publishing 15 14 6 9 15 13 8 6   0 0 1 2 3
  Other 18 29 24 22 28 30 35 26   6 3 9 8 6
  TOTAL 125 104 84 80 103 75 83 58   19 10 20 15 13
                             
CONSTRUCTION AND TRANSPORT                                        
  Construction 104 108 120 124 84 76 80 91   21 24 32 25 10
  Transport and Communication 24 16 23 22 13 9 11 16   1 5 5 4 2
  TOTAL 128 124 143 146 97 85 91 107   22 29 37 29 12
                             
WHOLESALING                            
  Food, drink and tobacco 9 12 6 8 4 5 7 12   2 3 3 5 1
  Motor vehicles 0 7 16 10 6 2 3 3   1 1 2 0 0
  Other 20 16 25 24 17 18 20 18   3 5 4 4 5
  TOTAL 29 35 47 42 27 25 30 33   6 9 9 9 6
                             
RETAILING                            
  Food, drink and tobacco 1 8 5 2 8 2 6 9   2 2 5 2 0
  Motor vehicles and filling stations 9 6 4 2 5 10 4 10   0 1 3 0 6
  Other 18 34 33 24 27 31 28 34   4 9 10 8 7
  TOTAL 28 48 42 28 40 43 38 53   6 12 18 10 13
                             
SERVICES                                                           
  Insurance 6 7 4 8 4 11 4 7   3 0 0 6 1
  Other financial & business services                      60 54 44 88 79 59 116 69   43 9 12 24 24
  Hotels and Catering                    26 22 25 23 56 37 39 39   10 14 9 4 12
  TOTAL      92 83 73 119 139 107 159 115   56 23 21 34 37
                             
OTHERS                                    153 173 186 178 380 291 219 200   43 56 54 53 37
                             
                             
TOTAL                         566 572 583 602 788 631 621 569   153 140 159 151 119
                             
                             
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Last updated on 31 January, 2006

 


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